Our People

Nick Rudge Savills

Nick Rudge - Head of Residential, Banbury

Nick has 25 years of property experience, starting his career in 1989 in London's commercial property sector. His passion for art, antiques and architecture led him to estate agency in 1995, firstly at Strutt & Parker in London and then to John D Wood & Co in Oxford, joining their office in St Giles, and then on to Summertown. In 2002, Nick joined Savills Banbury office as Head of Residential where he has focused his attention on selling prime country property across 2,000 square miles of countryside.

Anthony Coaker Savills

Anthony Coaker - Head of Residential, Cirencester

Anthony joined Savills Oxford in 1997 having previously worked as a Director of John D Wood for 15 years. In 2004 Anthony opened the Savills Cirencester office in order to expand the Cotswold business.

Chris Jarrett Savills

Chris Jarrett - Head of Residential, Cheltenham

As a third generation estate agent Chris started in the property industry in 1996. Since then he has sold a wide variety of property across the West and South West and joined Savills in 2009. He now heads the residential sales department in Cheltenham, where he is primarily responsible for the marketing and sale of town property.

Ronnie van der Ploeg Savills

Ronnie van der Ploeg - Director, Summertown

Having studied at Magdalen College School and then graduated in modern languages from London University, Ronnie returned to Oxford in 1988 to start his estate agency career. He gained valuable experience of the Oxfordshire market before joining Savills in 2006. Away from work, his time is spent with family discovering new walks and playing golf.

Robert Pritchard Savills

Robert Pritchard - Negotiator, Stow-on-the-Wold

Robert is responsible for residential sales at Savills Stow-on-the-Wold office, dealing in particular with rural property including country and village houses, country cottages and small developments. After 15 years in country agency, Robert has an in-depth knowledge of the North Cotswolds and close connections with local developers and landowners. Robert also heads up the lettings department.


Lettings department

Emily Hayward Savills

Emily Hayward - Head of Residential Lettings, Summertown

Emily started her lettings career in 2008. After a number of years as Head of Lettings in Wandsworth, she moved out of London to head up the Summertown lettings team.


Country House department

Lindsay Cuthill Savills

Lindsay Cuthill - Head of Country House department

Lindsay joined Savills as part of an acquisition in 1996. He headed up our Fulham Office until 2003 when he took on a Head of Region role in south west London. Lindsay uses his deep knowledge and wealth of expertise to ensure the greatest possible integration with Savills 32 London offices. In the Autumn of 2013, Lindsay took up the appointment as head of the Country Department for Savills. He splits his home life between London and South Gloucestershire.

James Walker Savills

James Walker - Director, Country House department

James works in Savills Country Department based in Margaret Street. He has over 10 years of diverse experience in the sale of some of the UK’s most prestigious country property. Having operated in a range of geographic regions across the UK and Ireland, he is now focused on the Cotswolds, an area in which he has specialist knowledge and is home to his family.

Ed Sugden Savills

Ed Sugden - Director, Country House department

Edward is one of the most experienced Country House agents for the South of England. He qualified as a chartered surveyor in 1991 and was selected by The Times as one of the Top 40 Estate Agents in the UK. Previously Edward worked for Property Vision and he led their Country Department for seven years. He works closely with the international desks and the Private Office.